Saturday, May 25, 2019

Esports company sets up shop in Orlando

A new esports company has moved into downtown Orlando, bringing with it 18 employees, 15 of which have relocated from other parts of the country. Avyd CEO Scotty Tidwell, who created the...

UCF patent to help grow local tech firm

A popular Orlando-based organization app for students plans to relaunch at University of Central Florida with a new feature. Schoolflow, a mobile app that helps students automatically organize their school assignments, now is licensed to...

Study: State investment in tech companies worth it

Florida is getting back way more than it is spending from the economic impact of investing in technology companies and that return is accelerating as the companies mature, according to an...

Social media stars feel pinch of regulatory agency

It may appear that YouTube user PewDiePie's love for playing Warner Brothers' "Middle Earth: Shadow of Mordor" video game was genuine and innocuous — but the federal government says the YouTube star was...

Telemedicine evolving, impacting health care of state’s over 65s

The Federal Communication Commission brought its Connect2HealthFCC task force to the Mayo Clinic in Jacksonville on Wednesday for a Broadband Health Summit. The message delivered by FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler, FCC commissioner...

Exclusive: Magic Leap close to receiving a $1 billion funding round, sources say

Dania Beach startup Magic Leap is close to inking a $1 billion financing round, two sources close to the deal told the South Florida Business Journal. The transaction will value the company...

Local investors share 3 things that make a good VC deal

Entrepreneurs, take note: stick to your word, be fully transparent and build a strong team of at least three people. Those were the tips from local and statewide investors that spoke at Florida...

Miami city government reaches out to tech in new partnership

Taking a step to boost local government technology and 305 techie pride, the city of Miami is getting behind the October 2 roll-out of the .miami top-level domain, a new extension...

This Orlando tech firm is hiring — and it may help your biz find...

An Orlando-based business intelligence and data integration consulting firm is seeing big growth as it launches a new tech platform — and it plans to hire dozens of additional workers this...

Amazon’s Jeff Bezos brings rocket business back to reignite Florida’s space passion

Amazon billionaire Jeff Bezos came to Florida this past week not to expand his giant online shopping empire's footprint here but to plant his Blue Origin space business — his first...
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